Magnus, Olaus
Magnus, Olaus
Swedish historian and geographer, b. at Skeninge, Sweden, 1490; d. at Rome, 1 Aug., 1558

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  • Olaus Magnus — (Olaus Magni or Olaus Magni Gothus) was a Swedish ecclesiastic and writer, who did pioneering work for the interest of Nordic people. He was reported as born in October 1490 in Östergötland, and died on August 1, 1557. Magnus, Latin for the… …   Wikipedia

  • Olaus Magnus —     Olaus Magnus     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Olaus Magnus     Swedish historian and geographer, b. at Skeninge, Sweden, 1490; d. at Rome, 1 Aug., 1558 [or perhaps 1557 Ed.]. He belonged to the old and noble family of Store (i.e. great, magnus) …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Olaus Laurentii — (died 25 June 1438) was a Swedish ecclesiastic and archbishop of Uppsala. Olaus Laurentii (who is known under the Latin form of his Swedish name Olof Larsson) came from Uppland and studied at the universities of Prague, Leipzig and Paris. He was… …   Wikipedia

  • Magnus I. — Magnus ist ein Vorname und Familienname. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Herkunft und Bedeutung 2 Bekannte Namensträger 2.1 Vorname 2.1.1 Heilige 2.1.2 Antike Herrscher …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Magnus II. — Magnus ist ein Vorname und Familienname. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Herkunft und Bedeutung 2 Bekannte Namensträger 2.1 Vorname 2.1.1 Heilige 2.1.2 Antike Herrscher …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Magnus Beronius — Magnus Olai Beronius (October 18, 1692 in Uppsala – 18 May 1775 in Uppsala) was Archbishop of Uppsala in the Church of Sweden from 1764 to his death. He studied in Uppsala for nine years to a master s degree in 1716. In 1724 he was elected… …   Wikipedia

  • Olaus Martini — Olof Mårtensson (1557 March 25, 1609) also known in the Latin form Olaus Martini, was Archbishop of Uppsala from 1601 to his death. Born in Uppsala, Sweden, he first enrolled in the University of Uppsala, but when it was temporarily closed in… …   Wikipedia

  • Olaus Magnus (Asteroid) — Asteroid (2454) Olaus Magnus Eigenschaften des Orbits (Simulation) Orbittyp Hauptgürtelasteroid Große Halbachse 2,2518  …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Olaus Magnus — Carta Marina de Olaus Magnus. Olaus Magnus, o Magni nació en octubre de 1490 en Östergötland y murió el 1 de agosto de 1557 en Roma, Italia. Hijo de Måns Petterson, su nombre verdadero era Olof Månsson ( hijo de Måns ), pero utilizaba el epíteto… …   Wikipedia Español

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